By Ben Robinson
COUNTY — With Thanksgiving next week, local communities are already planning ahead to the Christmas season, as annual parades are scheduled to begin the following week.
The first parade in the county will be the Clemson Christmas parade, which is set to begin at 6 p.m. on Dec. 2. The city will also hold a tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 5 from 4-6:30 p.m.
Easley will also hold a tree lighting ceremony Dec. 5 at 6 p.m., as well as a celebration featuring music of the season.
The city’s Christmas parade is set for 10 a.m. on Dec. 6, with the route going from the parking lot of Easley First